Western Pontic Hordeum hystrix swards

Description (English)

Grassy solonetz or solonchak-solonetz formations of the western Black Sea coast and lower Danube plain and of the northern Thracian basin, dominated by Hordeum hystrix, often accompanied by Poa bulbosa, Crypsis spp., Trifolium neglectum, Cynodon dactylon, Lepidium ruderale.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code R62235

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Hordeum hystrix
Flowering Plants Poa bulbosa
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Hordeum hystrix Flowering Plants
Poa bulbosa Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) E6.2235 Western Pontic Hordeum hystrix swards same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E6.2235 Western Pontic Hordeum hystrix swards same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E6.2235 Western Pontic Hordeum hystrix swards same
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